Episode #36: Racism, Activism, and Christianity w/ Ally Henny

Ally Henny is a writer, speaker, and the host of Combing the Roots, a podcast exploring issues of race and justice. Ally has a Master of Divinity from Fuller Theological Seminary, with an emphasis on Race, Cultural Identity, and Reconciliation. She hopes to pastor a church someday. Ally has been writing about race, identity, culture, and racial conciliation on Twitter, her personal Facebook profile, and on her blog, The Armchair Commentary, since 2014. Ally is a dynamic and engaging speaker who is able to draw connections from history to speak to current issues. Her style is thoughtful and engaging, challenging her listeners to think beyond their current paradigms to see a unique perspective. She has the ability to speak to and engage a variety of audiences. Ally is more than a speaker, she is also an excellent teacher who is able to appeal not only to her audience’s hearts but also to their minds. Living most of her years in Missouri, she recently moved to Chicago, IL with her husband Ben and their two daughters. During this episode, Ally discusses her life as a black woman and how her life experience has shown her the truth about racism, Christianity, and activism. 
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Eyes On the Prize docuseries can be purchased on Amazon or watched via Youtube.
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